Envy Synonyms and Antonyms
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Synonyms for Envy
A jealous attitude or disposition.
A strong persistent yearning or desire, especially one that cannot be fulfilled.
lusting after another's goods
discontent at another's good fortune
have hard feelings toward
lack of Christian charity
To give or expend with reluctance:
The definition of cupidity is extreme greed for money or material possessions.
The definition of greed is an intense desire to accumulate large amounts of something, such as food or money, especially if you try to acquire more than you need or more than your fair share.
one of the seven deadly sins
coveting another's possessions
To resent for having; begrudge:
To feel strong or immoderate desire for (that which is another's).
To feel indignantly aggrieved at.
Detriment or harm caused to a person, especially in a legal case:
To deprive of contentment; to make uneasy; to dissatisfy.
To have a strong, often restless desire.
For or throughout a specified period:
jealousness The state or condition of being jealous. (Pathology) A morbid condition, characterized by yellowness of the eyes, skin, and urine, whiteness of the feces, constipation, queasiness, loss of appetite, and general languor and lassitude. It is caused usually by obstruction of the biliary passages and consequent damming up, in the liver, of the bile, which is then absorbed into the blood. Other causes include increased hemolysis and any liver disease. The discoloration is caused by accumulation of bilirubin in the body; bilirubin is normally excreted in bile to give feces their normal yellow-brown coloration.
Malice is defined as bad will or the desire to do bad things to another person. The action of slandering a person without that person's knowledge.
To have an intense desire for something
Spite is a mean or angry feeling that makes someone want to hurt another.
Antonyms for Envy
A pleased feeling; enjoyment; delight; satisfaction
The definition of confidence is trust, faith, self-assurance or something told in secret.
The state, quality, or habit of being kind
Words Related to Envy
(Countable) Someone or something wished for. Synonym Study To
is to long ardently and wrongfully for something that belongs to another
implies an unwillingness that someone should possess or enjoy something that is needed or deserved To
another is to feel ill will, jealousy, or discontent at the person's possession of something that one keenly desires to have or achieve oneself
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